Tomb relief fragment

Nubian
Meroitic
270 B.C.–A.D. 320


Findspot: Sudan, Meroe, Beg. N III

Accession Number

21-3-234

Medium or Technique

Sandstone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

This fragment depicts a scene in sunk relief and text in raised relief. It is probably part of an offering table, and has two depressed offering areas with offering loaves depicted.

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. NIII. 1921: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
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Credit Line

Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition